Chavigny’s Family Ties @ Mercury 20

"Not Knowing" (Photo: Margaret Chaviny and Mercury 20) *** Currently exhibiting at Mercury 20—a collective gallery in Oakland made up of twenty “elemental” artists—Margaret Chavigny presents a show called Family Ties.  Employing zygomorphic shapes in mixed-media--layered formations upon one another--the large paintings hanging in the space have a warm, earthy, organic feel to them, while …